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Had implanon contraceptive, pain and swelling around injection. Swelling and Numbness in arm. Suggestion?

I had the implanon contraceptive put in this morning - I was told pain and swelling around the injection site was normal. My whole arm (shoulder joint to fingers) is painful and swollen, my hand is becoming especially swollen and sort of numb (maybe due to the swelling?) I just am not sure if or how concerned I should be...?
Asked On : Sun, 10 Mar 2013
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thank you for using healthcare magic,
well little pain and swelling is normal after procedure but well what you described doesn not seems normal..
it has occured either because of faulty techniche or some time some people shows allergic reaction.. consult your doctor asap..
take care..
Answered: Mon, 5 Aug 2013
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